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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145510
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic FOX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SkyStar Kitfox Series 5
Registration: N77LR
C/n / msn: S9707-0217
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Atlantic Ocean about 3 miles offshore of Port Canaveral, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:KCOI
Destination airport:KCOI
Investigating agency: NTSB
While on a photo shoot, the aircraft, a Kitfox Series 5, N77LR, experienced a loss of elevator control and ditched in the Atlantic Ocean about 3 miles offshore of Port Canaveral, Florida.
The aircraft sank and was not recovered and the uninjured pilot on board the aircraft was rescued by a nearby boat.


Revision history:

08-May-2012 17:49 Geno Added
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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